Sample Scholarship Reference Letter Format

Sample Scholarship Reference Letter Format

[A Scholarship Reference Letter is written for recommending a person for Scholarship. It may be written for a student or co-worker/employee or friends or even for your self. Here briefly describe on Sample Scholarship Reference Letter Format. It should recognize the cause as to why you are recommending yourself for a scholarship. The proposal should be penned with correct sayings and judgments. Customize the content according to the information you want to convey.]


Sender/Your Name…

Address and Contact Info…

Date: DD/MM/YY (the letter was written on this particular date by the sender)


Receiver name…

Job/Business type…

Subject: [Application asking for the scholarship by the receiver]

Respected (Name),

I am very much interested in the scholarship from your (name of the institution). Sir, I have been a good student from the very beginning of all the fields. (Describe in your words). I have also enclosed all the certificates with this letter (mentions the enclosed list of certificates). I hope it will be easy for you to verify with all the enclosure. (Explain all about the situation).

Sir, I come from a very backward clan. My (mention reasons for seeking a scholarship) so I am in very need of this scholarship. I would be very grateful to you for your deed. (Cordially describe your greetings and requirements). Thanking you.

Yours Sincerely,

Name and Signature…

Contact info…


Another Format, [Email Format]

To: Receiver mail address,

From: Sender mail address,

Subject: Scholarship Reference Letter

The (Respected person name),

(name) is a student of mine here at the (mention college/university) and I am happy to recommend him/her for a scholarship. (Describe in your words). I have had the pleasure of having (****) in my classroom where I have been teaching (course name) for the previous (Semester) and (duration). (Scholarship name) is a very bright and intelligent student who consistently is at the top of his/her class in all assessments and exams. She has even been on the dean’s list each semester of attendance here at (****). (mention achievements)

Aside from his/her apparent dedication to his/her studies, s/he has been a very active member of the student body. S/he has been in countless clubs and organizations and has been on the debate and speech teams, being quite successful in all that she has done. (Describe all about the situation).

I can assure you that s/he is one student who will be at the top of whatever s/he does and would like to personally request that s/he be considered for the scholarship that you now have available. (Express your expectations and confidence).

If you have any questions I would be happy to answer them, so please feel free to contact me at any time. (Cordially describe your greetings and requirements).

Yours Truly,

Name and Job Designation…

Contact info…